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US-UK-Australia funding to improve global gravitational wave network
15 February 2019
US-UK-Australia funding to improve global gravitational wave network

A global network of gravitational wave observatories will be upgraded to almost double its sensitivity, the lead science funding agencies of the United Kingdom and United States announced today.

Speed dating for archaeologists – thanks to CERN technology
14 February 2019
Speed dating for archaeologists – thanks to CERN technology

Carbon dating is the ‘gold standard’ technique applied by archaeologists worldwide to date objects made from organic materials from over the past 50,000 years.

Building a billion pixel detector for the Large Hadron Collider
13 February 2019
Building a billion pixel detector for the Large Hadron Collider

Scientists, engineers and technicians at Daresbury Laboratory are playing a key role in building ground-breaking new technologies that will enable a major upgrade of the ALICE experiment, one of the four main detectors at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.

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